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Free engineering tools, references and news for structural and stress engineers. Almost everything here is free to use and download. 

Find here: 

  • free engineering software, spreadsheets and programs 
  • references to books for stress analysis, fatigue, dynamics, etc. 
  • reports, requirements and manuals for free download or consulting 
  • free software download on the toolkit
  • links to material data, technical reports, unit conversions, etc 
  • news for engineering professionals, videos and more

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From Aviation Week & Space Technology
December 1st
Budgets, aircraft competition could set the pace There shouldn’t be much doubt that the F-35 program is making progress, but the larger questions remain. read more
December 1st
When it comes to military combat aircraft, 2015 is supposed to mark a change from fourth- to fifth-generation aircraft in the U.S. read more
December 1st
Unique NASA low-cost testbed for distributed electric propulsion is powered up NASA already is learning about distributed electric propulsion from a unique low-cost testbed, as it completes high-power static tests a...
December 1st
Recycling or reusing is usually the end-game of a completed process. But for StandardAero Military and Component Sector in Cincinnati, a proactive approach to cutting MRO waste is happening on the front end. read more
December 1st
We are making some important enhancements to your subscription that will provide access to Aviation Week & Space Technology how you want it and when you need it. read more
December 1st
Collision-avoidance-system evaluation challenges test team but generates few false alarms Testing USAF’s new fighter collision avoidance poses challenges in preventing mishaps during the test-flight evaluation proces...
From FlightGlobal
November 26th
​Three bidders – and three different aircraft manufacturers – are in the running to supply a new fleet of helicopters for use by the UK armed forces under the Military Flight Training System (MFTS) programme.
November 26th
​Last week was a pretty good one for two of Europe’s remaining fighter manufacturers, as the continent’s four Eurofighter nations at last committed real money to provide the Typhoon with a new-generation radar, and as Saab received strong and long-term ba...
November 26th
Piaggio Aerospace is planning to launch an interior retrofit package for P180 Avanti II early next year to give a new lease of life to the twin-engined turboprop, the first examples of which entered service in 2005.
November 26th
Airbus Defence & Space is planning to offer a high-altitude unmanned air vehicle-based surveillance capability for disaster relief, using a variety of systems that it is in the process of finalising.
November 25th
​The US Army has started executing a plan that will lead to a historic reshaping and downsizing of a war-weary aviation branch even as it attempts to upgrade its capabilities at the same time it cuts more than $12 billion in spending over the next five ye...
November 25th
​Rolls-Royce on 25 November scored a two-year, $287 million contract for engine maintenance on US Marine Corps and Air Force Bell Boeing V-22 Ospreys.

 SITE NEWS 

 

  • Two new links on the LINKS page, to AeroStudents and to Engineers Edge add more reference material and on line calculators of a broad range of engineering topics.

  • Free program for digitizing curves - CurveSnap, added to Programs page and link to on line curve digitizing site

  • Spreadsheet  on Spreadsheets page for extracting SPC loads from NASTRAN f06 output file

  • Link to MIL SPECS and more specifications, handbooks, on EverySpec  at LINKS page

  • New spreadsheets: stress-strain curve for non linear stress analysis and Neuber Plasticity correction using Ramberg&Osgood material curve added to the Spreadsheets page

  • Link to all regulations and specifications, from EASA, on the Regulations - Aircraft page  

  • New page:  CAD Programs with links for download, free, CAD Programs for 2D and 3D

  • New page:  Compilers with links for download, free, compilers for the most used programs for engineering and research.

  • New link on Links page to NASA site with NASA and NACA Technical reports for downloading.

 

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Sukhoi Su-35 at Paris

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